Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

Resume Bear

Are you looking for a new job? If so you may be wondering “Can my credit history impact my job search?”. Not only does this have the unfair feel to it, the practice creates a barrier to job seekers that have been unemployed during the economic downturn. If the credit check is taken into account as a requirement for employment then these job seekers find themselves stuck in a vicious cycle. The post Can My Credit History Impact My Job Search?

2013 188

Measuring Job Hunt Success: The Unsolicited Call

The Job Quest

At the start of our conversation, he qualified his tweet by saying, “ One measure of a successful job search is the unsolicited call… The ultimate measure is ‘Do you get the job?’” How can job seekers overcome that stigma?

2012 194

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Key Benefits To Keep In Mind When Looking For Work Out Of State

Corn on the Job

2020 kicked off with over 7 million job openings across America. For the current job seekers, this came as welcome news. Estimates put job openings at 1.4 million more than the number of unemployed job seekers.

2020 74

5 Reason Diversity Matters to Your Career

Competitive Resumes

When you’re searching for a career, touting your diversity is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. Read 9 Snares In Your Job Search to Avoid. Read 4 Job Search Resources to Change Your Life and Career.

Poor Credit Can Stop Your Career Dead In Its Tracks

Corn on the Job

You know that your credit score impacts the limit on your credit cards, but did you know that it also has an effect on your ability to get a job? It seems silly that your credit score, which is primarily used for getting a loan, has any effect on your job search.

2015 92

coworkers say “I love you,” how to answer the phone for an interview, and more

Ask A Manager

My boss at my second job signs me up for work without asking. I work a full-time demanding job, but will occasionally teach a college course in the same industry at night. Think University of Kansas while living in Vermont. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go….

2019 58